June workshops planned at Hungry Mother Organics | NevadaAppeal.com

June workshops planned at Hungry Mother Organics

Hungry Mother Organics has several workshops planned in June. Workshops are free however, reservations are required due to limited seating. To RSVP, call or e-mail stacey@hungrymother.cc.

Hungry Mother is located south of Carson City at 3190 Highway 395, across from Silver City RV Park. For more information, call 775-267-3084 or go online to http://hungrymotherorganics.com/.

• Companion Planting & Native Landscaping Workshop, 11 a.m.-noon, June 4.

Gardening with native plants can help bees, provide habitat for wildlife, and create a garden that flourishes. Ed Kleiner of Comstock Seed will talk about the ecological importance of planting native drought tolerant species and best practices for establishing a native plant garden. The workshop also addresses companion planting to attract birds, bees, and butterflies and to control undesirable pests.

• Four-season Gardening: Hoop House, High Tunnel or Greenhouse, 10 a.m.-noon June 25.

What’s the difference and which works best for what situation? This workshop will talk about the pros and cons of each and help you make the best decision for your available finances, space, and vegetable growing aspirations.